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Steven Osborne

Pianist Steven Osborne performs Schubert's last piano sonata, live from City Halls, Glasgow, in this first series of concerts since lockdown.

As part of BBC Arts' Culture in Quarantine initiative, Scotland's most distinguished pianist Steven Osborne performs Schubert's last piano sonata live from City Halls, Glasgow, in this first series of concerts since lockdown. This Sonata D960 completed only two months before the composer's untimely death is part of a triptych of sonatas interconnected by thematic references and reflections on some earlier songs and piano works.

Schubert: Impromptu D935 No.1
Schubert: Sonata D960

Presented by Kate Molleson
Produced by Lindsay Pell

55 minutes

Music Played

  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu D.935 No.1 in F minor

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
  • Franz Schubert

    Sonata D.960

    Performer: Steven Osborne.

Broadcast

  • Wed 15 Jul 2020 13:00